Condition of La Nina during Winter Season, 2017-2018
Issued at 14-11-2017
- The Sea Surface Temperature (SST) over Eastern Tropical Ocean significantly decreasing and the current situation of most atmosphere Variable Slowing Patterms Suggestive of weak La Nina condition. According to the Numerical Weather prediction model for La Nina forecast, there is a 72 % chance of La Nina forminf up to December 2017, as sea surface temperature are forecast to Neutral condition in early 2018.
- Although the La Nina occur at Pacific Ocean, the impact of La Nina are generally occur the more frequent of Cyclone and untimely Rainfall Conditions, Strong Easterly Waves, decreasing Normal temperature due to strong Northeast Monsoon.
- La Nina Condition will be updated in time.